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AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB Reference Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Sleeping Dogs

AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB Reference Video Card Review
Another piece of the R series puzzle comes together. Today we check out the high-end Radeon R9 290X 4GB video card from AMD in full detail. (NYSE:AMD)
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Oct 24, 2013 4:01 am
TweakTown Rating: 97%Manufacturer: AMD

Sleeping Dogs

 

Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://eu.square-enix.com/en

Product Homepage: http://www.sleepingdogs.net/

 

 

The core gameplay of Sleeping Dogs consists of giving the player an open world environment in which to move around freely. Sleeping Dogs is played as an over-the-shoulder, third-person perspective action-adventure game with role-playing elements. The player controls Wei Shen, a Chinese-American police officer, as he goes undercover to infiltrate the Sun On Yee Triad organization. On foot, the player character has the ability to walk, run, jump, climb over obstacles and swim, as well as use weapons and martial arts in combat. Players also drive a variety of vehicles including cars, boats, and motorcycles.

 

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Sleeping Dogs performance is strong across the board, and you can see in Uber Mode, the card is ahead of both high-end NVIDIA offerings at all resolutions.

 

Comparing Quiet and Uber mode against each other, you can see at 1680 x 1050 little changes. As we move further and further up the resolution table, and more and more pressure is placed on the GPU, Uber mode starts to make a difference.

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